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One isolate was also resistant to beta-lactams, fluoroquinolones, and florfenicol.
Also, a study finds West Africa outbreaks caused by a different H5N1 clade than previously found there.
Review finds evidence that N95s block infectious particles better, but no significant advantage.
In one worrisome finding, MCR-1 was found in chicken E coli alongside other resistance genes.
More states are reporting their first cases and even deaths, but at the national level, flu levels remained low last week.
Guinea's trial involves ring vaccination, a strategy used to used to stamp out smallpox in the 1970s.
A British Columbia resident who recently returned from China is recovering from H7N9 avian flu.
H5N8 in Taiwan leads a long list of outbreaks in Asia, Europe, North America, and Africa.
Fatal Alberta case reported last week involved unusual complications, including brain inflammation.
The visit to China in December did not involve areas of high risk or contact with ill people.
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